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Black-foot daisy

Melampodium leucanthum

Description:

White daisies over long bloom season. Flower heads 3/4 - 1 1/4" wide. Bushy perennial or subshrub, 6-18" tall. Very short, rough hairs coat stems and narrow leaves.

Habitat:

Found on dry limestone soil. Sun. Heat and drought tolerant.

Notes:

They do well in a xeric garden. More die in a garden setting from being over watered than any other reason.

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joanbstanley
Spotted by
joanbstanley

Killeen, Texas, USA

Spotted on Apr 5, 2012
Submitted on Apr 6, 2012

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